The scene at a 2016 Democratic primary debate.

The Democratic debate stage lineup is out. Here’s how it could all play out

It’s official: We now know which candidates will be facing off during the first Democratic National Committee debate in Miami, which will span two nights at the end of June.

President Donald Trump arrives at a Polish-American reception in the East Room of the White House, in Washington on Wednesday, June 12, 2019. Trump on Thursday defended his willingness to accept campaign help from Russia or other foreign governments by equating it to the sort of diplomatic meetings he holds with world leaders as the nation’s chief executive, following an interview with ABC News broadcast on Wednesday night. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)

Court rules against Trump on migrant teen abortion prohibition

A federal appeals court in Washington is backing an order barring the Trump administration from enforcing the policy.

The 2016 Democratic primary debate stage.

Here’s a look at the lineups for the first 2020 Democratic debate

NBC has announced the lineup of candidates who will appear during each night of the first Democratic National Committee debate.

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 11: Senior White House Advisor Ivanka Trump speaks during a roundtable discussion with the Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on the U.S. strategy for implementing the The Women, Peace, and Security Act,

Ivanka Trump made $4 million from president’s D.C. hotel

Ivanka Trump made $4 million from her investment in her father’s Washington hotel last year, according to a disclosure.

Trump compares first lady ‘Melania T’ to ‘Jackie O’

President Donald Trump says his wife, first lady Melania Trump, is an icon on the same order of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.

FILE - In this April 26, 2018 file photo, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement acting director Thomas Homan poses for a portrait in East Point, Ga. President Donald Trump says he’s planning to name former acting director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Tom Homan, as a border czar who’ll report directly to him. Trump tells “Fox & Friends” that Homan will “probably” work from the White House, but will spend a lot of time on the U.S.-Mexico border. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Trump eyes former immigration official as his border czar

President Trump says he’s planning to name a former acting director of ICE as a border czar who’ll report directly to him.

FILE - In this Friday, May 3, 2019 file photo, 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren speaks to local residents during an organizing event, in Ames, Iowa. Warren is bringing her plan to tax the wealthiest U.S. households as a way of fighting the nation's opioid addiction crisis to some of the places hit hardest by the influx of prescription pills. She plans to deliver her message Friday, May 10, to the small West Virginia town of Kermit, and also has stops planned later Friday in Chillicothe and Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)

Aiming to close wealth gap, Warren proposes $7 billion in grants for minority entrepreneurs

Senator Elizabeth Warren on Friday proposed a $7 billion fund to help minority entrepreneurs start small businesses through grants, rather than loans.

President Donald Trump (right) and White House counselor Kellyanne Conway.

Trump says he won’t fire Kellyanne Conway over Hatch Act violations

President Trump says he won’t fire the White House counselor after a federal agency recommended her removal for violating a law that limits political activity by government workers.

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders.

Press secretary Sarah Sanders to leave White House, Trump says

Sanders is leaving her post at the end of the month, President Trump tweeted Thursday. Trump also suggested Sanders run for governor of Arkansas.

Trump’s proposed Air Force One designs

Trump shows off his red, white, and blue Air Force One color scheme

The mock-ups underscored his determination to put his stamp on the presidential planes long known internationally for their sky blue-and-white exterior.

Representative Seth Moulton of Salem is one of two Democratic presidential candidates to not qualify for the Democratic National Committee’s debates later this month.

Democrats announce debate participants; Seth Moulton is out

Moulton, the Salem Democrat, and Montana Governor Steve Bullock were the only major candidates who failed to meet the necessary polling or grassroots fundraising measures.

Kellyanne Conway.

Federal agency recommends Kellyanne Conway be fired

The US Office of Special Counsel says that Conway has repeatedly violated a law barring federal employees from participating in politics in their official capacity.

President Donald Trump.

Democrats assail Trump on being open to foreign election help

‘‘It’s a very sad thing that he doesn’t know his right from wrong,’’ said House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday. ‘‘It’s an invasion of our democracy.”

President Donald Trump.

Lock him up? Democrats weigh what to do about Trump’s deeds after he leaves office

The party’s presidential candidates are weighing how to address President Trump’s alleged misdeeds when he’s no longer in the White House.

Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, center, spoke in Kansas.

Howard Schultz explains his absence from the campaign trail, says he’s taking a ‘detour’

Billionaire Howard Schultz announced on Wednesday that he has undergone three back surgeries, keeping him away from the campaign trail.

President Donald Trump.

US sending 1,000 more troops to Poland, Trump announces

Before President Trump spoke alongside the Polish president, a single F-35 flew over the White House to emphasize Poland’s plan to purchase the aircraft.

House Oversight and Reform Committee Chairman Elijah E. Cummings spoke after passing a resolution to take legal action against President Donald Trump's administration in response to those who defy subpoenas in Congress' Russia probe and other investigations. Cummings plans to take up new contempt citations Wednesday against Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross over the administration's pursuit of citizenship questions on the US Census.

Trump asserts executive privilege over documents in fight over census question

The Justice Department says Donald Trump is asserting executive privilege over documents in a fight over a census question.

Donald Trump, Jr. arrived to testify on Capitol Hill.

Trump Jr. says he’s ‘glad this is finally over’ after Senate testimony

Donald Trump Jr. said he was happy to clarify answers from an interview with the panel’s staff in 2017, but told reporters, ‘‘I don’t think I changed any of what I said because there was nothing to change.’’

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, a Democrat from Maryland.

Should Congress be paid more? Its members can’t decide

It has been 10 years since members of Congress have gotten even a cost-of-living increase

Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden, left, takes a moment to speak with Cheri Scherr of Pella about immigration after a town hall meeting, Tuesday, June 11, 2019, in Ottumwa, Iowa. (AP Photo/Matthew Putney)

On the campaign trail in Iowa, Biden and Trump take aim at each other

Joe Biden and President Trump were both in Iowa on Tuesday, and each had the other in his sights.

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